21 days ago - req24527

Software design engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Delft, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering




ASML is the world's leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, manufacturing complex machines that are critical to the production of integrated circuits or chips
Multi electron beam Inspection tools are part of ASML’s holistic lithography portfolio. ASML has an Electron Optical competence center in Delft with multi-disciplinary teams where we have combine Research with Development & Engineering.

Job Mission

Our department delivers multiple module for a multi electron beam microscope system, including the software components. This product has a global supply chain and ASML internal stakeholders in Veldhoven, California and Taiwan.

Job Description

  • As a software design engineer you will:
  • Create detailed software designs compliant to requirements and architectural guidelines.
  • Implement these designs in C# or Python
  • Verify and validate your own or other engineers implementations
  • Participate in team planning sessions


Master in Software development, physics or engineering.


  • Software developer (3+ years) in a machine control or industrial environment
  • Structured development methods, including object oriented design and SOLID principles
  • C#, .NET framework required; Python / C++ is a pre

Personal skills

  • A team player with excellent social skills, a pragmatic attitude and a good grasp of the physical reality in which software functions.
  • Self-starter and a drive for success.
  • Affinity with Agile work methods and ability to respond effectively to change
  • Good communication skills and knowledge of English language.
  • Capability to understand mathematical background of problems and solutions involving algorithms

Context of the position

ASML’s Development & Engineering (D&E) sector is responsible for the specification, design and realization of all products in the ASML portfolio and has a department in Delft.
Within the D&E sector, our department is responsible for functions, modules, technical competences and qualification tools for inspection equipment, in particular multi-beam electron microscopes.

Other information

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance.
An assessment will be part of the recruitment process.

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